Viasat reaches milestone of 1,000 commercial aircraft flying with its in-flight connectivity system

Global communications company Viasat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT) has announced it has reached commercial aviation milestone with 1,000 commercial aircraft flying globally with its in-flight connectivity (IFC) system, the company said.

Viasat installed more than 400 of its latest IFC equipment on commercial aircraft in 2018, with more than half of those installs occurring in the second half of the year. These installations have helped Viasat achieve new levels of service quality, cutting installation time to around 3 days, which is significantly better than the industry standard.

Viasat has developed a global communications network to power high-quality, secure, affordable, fast connections to impact people´s lives anywhere they are–on the ground, in the air or at sea.